The table below looks at the statistics for OpenSTA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenSTA over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenSTA
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing OpenSTA 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
OpenSTA
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Development Applications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
156 214 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 24.92% 27.65% 15.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 137 75
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £43.50 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.84% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.04 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.06% -3.79%